In a New Light

Provo Temple 50th Anniversary Photography Contest


To celebrate the Provo Temple's 50th anniversary, Preservation Utah will host a photography contest entitled "In a New Light." This contest solicits photos of the Provo Temple that highlight the exterior of the building in its entirety or in its parts. 

The photos that win this contest's prizes will, in one way or another, illustrate the Provo Temple in a new light.

This contest will end on June 1st. This deadline will allow participants to take advantage of changing atmospheric conditions and photograph the temple over a variety of seasons. 



Elementary Contest: 5-11 yrs old / $50

Youth Contest: 12-18 yrs old / $150

Adult Contest: 19 and above / $250


Contest Rules:

1. All participants must adhere to regulations governing the temple, its grounds, and its patrons and workers. 

2. Only one photograph will be allowed per participant. All entries must be submitted as either a JPG or TIFF no larger than 10mb.

3. All photos must be original work, taken by the entrants. No third party may own or control any materials the photo contains, and the photo must not infringe upon the trademark, copyright, moral rights, intellectual rights, or rights of privacy of any entity or person.

4. By entering the contest, entrants agree that photos submitted can be used by Preservation Utah for advertising purposes.

5. The photo MAY be altered from its original state. 

6. Entries will not be accepted unless submitted via Preservation Utah's website. Entries not submitted through the proper channel will be deleted.

7. Submissions will not be accepted once the deadline lapses.

8. Entries will be judged by a panel of judges selected by Preservation Utah staff. All decisions are final. Preservation Utah reserves the right to disqualify any entry that is deemed inappropriate or does not conform to stated contest rules. NOTE that photographs that compromise the dignity of the Provo Temple will not be considered in this contest.

9. Violators will be removed from the contest, stripped of any prize(s), and banned from entering future contests.

10. The winner will be contacted via the email address provided during entry. If no response is received after [three] business days, a new winner will be selected and the previous winner will forfeit all rights to the prize.

11. All prizes must be collected by winners and are non-transferable.


Register / Submit Photo for the Contest